The table below looks at the statistics for the Problem Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Problem Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Problem Manager
Rank 607 657 590
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -67
Permanent jobs requiring a Problem Manager 29 9 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.019% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.020% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 29
Average salary £73,750 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.52% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,095 £38,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,250 £58,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £38,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +18.75%
Problem Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41271 44993 41469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.31% 93.47% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34981 37795 34683
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Problem Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Problem Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Problem Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Problem Manager
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Problem Manager across the London region.

Problem Manager Salary Trend in London

Problem Manager
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Problem Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Problem Manager Salary Histogram in London

Problem Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Problem Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +32 7 £65,000 +8.33%
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £44,485 -
Problem Manager
England

Problem Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Problem Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Problem Manager in their job title.

1 66 (98.51%) ITIL
2 57 (85.07%) Problem Management
3 41 (61.19%) Root Cause Analysis
3 41 (61.19%) Service Management
4 35 (52.24%) Service Delivery
5 34 (50.75%) ITIL Certification
6 25 (37.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (37.31%) SAP
7 24 (35.82%) SAP SM
8 18 (26.87%) Manufacturing
8 18 (26.87%) FMCG
9 17 (25.37%) Incident Management
10 15 (22.39%) Finance
11 13 (19.40%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (13.43%) SLA
14 7 (10.45%) Remedy
14 7 (10.45%) Law
15 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
16 5 (7.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 5 (7.46%) Investment Management
17 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
17 4 (5.97%) Remedy ITSM
18 3 (4.48%) ServiceNow
18 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
18 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
18 3 (4.48%) People Management
18 3 (4.48%) ITSM
18 3 (4.48%) BMC
18 3 (4.48%) Banking

Problem Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region that cited Problem Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Problem Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 24 (35.82%) SAP SM
2 4 (5.97%) Remedy ITSM
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 18 (26.87%) Manufacturing
2 15 (22.39%) Finance
3 7 (10.45%) Law
4 3 (4.48%) Banking
5 2 (2.99%) Retail
5 2 (2.99%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.99%) Advertising
6 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.87%) FMCG
2 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.99%) CMDB
5 1 (1.49%) Statistics
5 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (98.51%) ITIL
2 57 (85.07%) Problem Management
3 41 (61.19%) Service Management
3 41 (61.19%) Root Cause Analysis
4 35 (52.24%) Service Delivery
5 25 (37.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (25.37%) Incident Management
7 13 (19.40%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.46%) Investment Management
10 3 (4.48%) People Management
10 3 (4.48%) ITSM
11 2 (2.99%) Migration
11 2 (2.99%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.99%) Release Management
11 2 (2.99%) Coaching
12 1 (1.49%) Infrastructure Management
12 1 (1.49%) Line Management
12 1 (1.49%) Performance Management
12 1 (1.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 34 (50.75%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (7.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) SAP
2 7 (10.45%) Remedy
3 3 (4.48%) BMC
3 3 (4.48%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.49%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds